Extending Your Stay


Giddy up little doggies! Grab your RM williams and your best cowboy hat! No Horseback riding experience necessary! If you ever had a dream as a child be a real Jill-a-roo or Jack-a-roo, here is you chance! You can take the class to fulfill those childhood fantasies or better yet to get a JOB! Now how is that for a […]

Yeee Haaaa! Learn to be a Jill-a-Roo or Jack-a-Roo!


Summer is the time of year for harvest work! If you have a tax file number, bank account, and at least the temporary right to work in OZ- Harvest Work is a great way to get a ‘fair dinkum’ (real) Aussie experience. There are several benefits to harvest work. For one- the idea of a bunch of lawyers and accountants […]

Make some quick $$ and extend your Visa! It is ...


In the United States, migrant Mexican workers do significant amounts of fruit picking, especially in California. In Australia, the government is hoping English backpackers will be able to fill the ranks by offering an extension on working holiday visas for a year for those who spend their first three months in the bush. The government is already seeing a large […]

Changes to working holiday visa to make backpackers more picky



Ever wondered how to go about emigrating to Australia and go about getting an Australian visa? Wondering what the various options were and how to go about the different schemes without too much red tape or expense? There are lots of ways to emigrate to Australia. This article spells it out in 9 easy stages. Like everything else, applying to […]

The 9 Ways of Emigrating to Australia


So, you like Australia. Ok, so you love Australia and you’d like to look into actually moving there someday. Unfortunately, so do a lot of other people. The good thing is, Australia’s a big country. There are a few ways to spend some extra time in Australia. Studying Abroad: If you’re looking at going to school anyway, why not do […]

Moving to Australia


If you would prefer to talk to a real person about studying, working or living in Australia, call or go to your nearest Australian Embassy. This is a list of some of the Australian Embassies abroad. If you do not see your home country listed, go to the Australian Embassy Homepage. Canada Ottawa Australian High Commission, Suite 710, 50 O’Connor […]

Australian Embassies Abroad



Thousands of international students study abroad in Austaralia each year. There are so many students that the Australian government has a site devoted to studying in Australia and can be read in thirteen different languages. About 180,000 students from 140 countries studied in Oz in 2000. Australia’s academic standards are highly regarded and all of the universities are accredited by […]

Studying Abroad


Was watching one of those awful travel shows, like Getaway, for about 5 minutes last night. Normally I can’t stand these shows but this time I saw a URL for a resource I thought might be helpful: Working Holiday Guru is a site for Aussie travellers listing all the countries that offer working holiday visas and the basic requirements needed […]

Working Holidays